10a NCAC 13K .1207       HOSPICE INPATIENT REQUIREMENTS FOR HEATING/AIR CONDITIONING

Heating and cooling systems shall meet the current American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers Guide and National Fire Protection Association Code 90A, which is hereby adopted by reference pursuant to G.S. 150B‑14(c), with the following modification:

(1)           Soiled linen, bathrooms, janitor closets and soiled utility rooms must have negative pressure with relationship to adjacent areas.

(2)           Clean linen, clean utility and drug rooms must have positive pressure with relationship to adjacent areas.

(3)           All areas not covered in Paragraphs (1) and (2) of this Rule must have neutral pressure.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 131E‑202;

Eff. June 1, 1991.